Preview: Connecticut Sun at New York Liberty

Connecticut Sun (5-1) At New York Liberty (2-3)
At Westchester County Center
Thursday, June 7, 7:00 p.m. ET
Watch live on NBC Sports Boston

Last Game: The Connecticut Sun fell to the Atlanta Dream 82-77 on June 5th. The New York Liberty fell to the Phoenix Mercury 80-74 on June 5th.

Inside The Matchup:
• The two teams split the season series 2-2 in 2017, with each team winning once on their home floor and once on the road.
• In the four games between the two teams, Jonquel Jones averaged 16.3 points and 9.5 rebounds to lead the Sun.
• Tina Charles led the Liberty in the season series, averaging 22.3 points and 10.0 rebounds per game.
• Connecticut won the first two meetings between the two teams in 2017 – 96-76 at home on June 14th and 94-89 in New York on June 23rd.
• In the victory on June 14th, Jones had a double-double with 22 points and 12 rebounds. On June 23rd, Jasmine Thomas led the Sun with 23 points.
• Thomas also eclipsed a milestone in the Sun loss to the Liberty on August 18th. She had 18 points in that contest, putting her over 2,000 for her career.

Next Game: The Connecticut Sun will return home to take on the Minnesota Lynx on Saturday, June 9th at 2:00 p.m. ET. Get tickets